Bastogne - December 23, 1944

Unternehmen Wacht am Rhein - 101st on the Defensive
Western Front By: nemesszili - Last update: 05/02/2009
Axis Player: Allied Player:
x6 x6 x6 x6
first You play first    

Historical Background:
Following the release of Kampfgruppe Peiper's Panzers near La Gleize, the Germans had enough forces to assault the encircled Bastogne frontally. The 101st held their positions.
Will the city fall to the unstoppable German Wehrmacht, or it will be held miraculously by it's determined defenders?

Take command of your troops, and fight!

German Player: 6 cards.
You go first.
Allied Player: 6 cards

Conditions of Victory:
Germans must capture 3 hexes of Bastogne.
The Allies must destroy 6 German units.

Special Rules:
All Allied Infantry units are Elite, but have only 3 hexes, due to constant fighting,
The Geman Elite infantrymen can move 2 and battle
The German Elite tanks have 4 figures.
Due to heavy snowing, tanks may move only 2 hexes and battle.

Scenario Bibliography:
WARPLAYER's scenario revised

Please note that this scenario was not approved by Richard Borg or Days of Wonder, so you have to check yourself about playability, potential gaming issues, etc.

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